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11 replies to this topic  – Started by dr_spock , Mar 18 2013 03:24 AM

#1 dr_spock

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 03:24 AM

Champics16 posted HMS Virtue on flickr.

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HMS Virtue by Champics16, on Flickr

The Virture is made up of three midsections and a couple thousand pieces. The rigging was all hand tied knot by knot. She is just under 30in. long and about 27in. In height.

More photos in his flickr photo set.  <iframe align="center" src="http://www.flickr.com/slideShow/index.gne?user_id=93632612@N08&set_id=72157633011482624/with/8550571850" frameBorder="0" width="500" height="500"></iframe>

#2 Grimmbeard

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 03:47 PM

Awesome find! This is a great ship!

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You've fallen for one of the classic Blunders! the most famous of which is never get involved in a land war in Asia, but only slightly less well-known is this, Never go in against a Sicilian when death is on the line!!!

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#3 Brickington

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 04:09 PM

Great find! A truly amazing ship! The rigging is very detailed and the color scheme is quite unique. :thumbup:

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 07:42 PM

Beautiful ship.
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Posted 17 January 2015 - 05:49 PM

I know that bumping topics isn't a nice thing to do.......but I couldn't resist!

This MOC is in fact MINE!  It was posted on Flickr, almost 2 years ago, and was my fist public MOC. I had always intended on posting here and thanking you guys for the front-page on Classic-Pirates! Posted Image Much Appreciated.

Since this MOC, I have changed my Flickr username to Sir Valiant~ and have been far more busy in building in the castle theme. But now that I am old enough to join Eurobricks I hope to be more active in the ways of a pirate Redcoat! I have some other ships that I have built and will post them here in due time, you may be able to find them on my Flickr if you do some digging: https://www.flickr.c...s/93632612@N08/ Good Luck!

Overall, Classic-Pirates is the main reason I joined Eurobricks so I hope to enjoy my stay!

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#6 Captain Braunsfeld

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Posted 17 January 2015 - 06:42 PM

Ok, Sir Valiant - welcome to Eurobricks!

Judging from your flickr account you will be able to contribute great stuff!

Brick on!


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Posted 17 January 2015 - 06:53 PM

Welcome! I love your MOCs.

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Posted 18 January 2015 - 02:01 PM

This kind of bumping is actually encouraged.  Welcome to Eurobricks, and I look forwardto see more MOCs from you.

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#9 Mr. Townsend

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Posted 18 January 2015 - 04:14 PM

Welcome to the Pirates Forum Sir Valiant!  I'm glad you've finally decided to join and am excited to see your posts here as well.  I'm most certainly a fan of your build style and hope to see pirate era land MoCs eclipse over caste era now that your here.   Posted Image

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Posted 24 January 2015 - 04:26 PM

This is a beautiful ship - the masts are excellent!

#11 dr_spock

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Posted 25 January 2015 - 04:49 AM

Welcome aboard, Sir Valiant.  Happy to see one of my scouting missions join Eurobricks!

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Posted 25 January 2015 - 03:14 PM

Great work, nice colour!


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